Buyer Beware: Pink Tape, Imitators, & Fresh Zinc Oxide Tape

Shopping around for a product is encouraged, but not all “Pink Tape” is the same. Hy-Tape is available through distributors, online stores, Amazon, Ebay, you name it, we are probably there. However, there are sellers that either do not care for the product the correct way (see our article on care and storage) or hold onto […]

Neonatal MARSI

Medical adhesives are a necessary part of modern medicine. Intravenous and intra-arterial lines, endotracheal tubes, and certain catheters must be tightly secured to prevent slippage, dislodgment, or even internal trauma to patients. On the other hand, medical adhesives are not without a certain amount of risk. Medical adhesives may cause mechanical problems, contact dermatitis, and […]

Hy-Tape Joins the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN)

For more than 10 years Hy-Tape International has been a presenter at the WOCN Annual Conference. We’ve traveled around the country to attend these shows because we get to talk directly with nurses and care professionals and hear about their challenges securing dressings and devices on delicate skin. The feedback from those who use Hy-Tape […]